What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through web pages. They are tools having an essential role in the provision of numerous services in the information society.
Among others, they allow a web page to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his team. Depending on the information obtained, they can use for recognising the user and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity managing the domain and treating the data obtained which cookies are sent from, two types can be distinguished:
Are those sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor and from which is provided with the service requested by the user.
Are those sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain not managed by the editor; another entity is processing the data obtained through the cookies
If cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor, but a third party controls the information collected through them, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period they remain stored in the client's browser. They may be:
Designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store the information you only want to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of purchased products).
The data are still stored in the terminal and can be accessed to for a period defined by the cookie's responsible. It can vary from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with six types of cookies according to the purpose of the data obtained:
These allowing the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in it. For example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing to restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, processing the purchase of an order, requesting enrollment or participation in an event, use elements of security during navigation, store content for the dissemination of videos or sounds or share content through social networks..
They allow the user accessing the service with some predefined general characteristics based on several criteria in the user's terminal. For example, the language, the type of browser through which the user access to the service, the regional configuration from where he/she accesses the service, etc.
Cookies of analysis
They allow the person responsible for them, monitoring and analysing the users' behaviour of the websites which they are linked to. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of navigation the users profiles of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements according to the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
They allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces.
Behavioural advertising cookies
They store information on user behaviour obtained through the sustained observation of their browsing habits, allowing developing a specific profile to show advertising based on it.
Cookies from external social networks:
Disabling and deleting cookies
You have the option to allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your equipment. By deactivating cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The way to disable cookies is different for each browser, but it can usually be done from the Tools or Options menu. You can also consult the browser Help menu where you can find instructions. The user may at any time choose which cookies he/she wants to work on this website.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your equipment by configuring the browser options installed on your computer:
Microsoft Internet Explorer o Microsoft Edge: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/prevent-websites-save-your-preferences
In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following
Your Online Choices: www.youronlinechoices.com/es/
Cookies used in larras.com
Next, the cookies that are being used in this portal are identified as well as their type and function:
Acceptance of the Cookies Policy
Given this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions:
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